Keywords & sync
skdovecot at smail.inf.fh-brs.de
Wed Oct 8 07:36:31 UTC 2014
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On Tue, 7 Oct 2014, Peter Chiochetti wrote:
> Besides, dovecot is probably limited to 26 tags (letters of the alphabet).
Partially, other ones are storred in index files, which are lost, if you
need to remove them because of an mailbox corruption.
> PS: I really liked to see a feature to limitlessly tag messages with
> arbitrary text strings from a synced, easily extensible vocubulary :) But
> storing them as headers might go against the idea of IMAP, to keep message
> pristine, storing them extra makes much buro-cracy, oh my!
See, IMAP ANNOTATE rfc5257:
"this can be used to attach comments and other useful
information to a message. It is also possible to attach annotations
to specific parts of a message, so that, for example, they could be
marked as seen, or important, or a comment added.
this seems to be the last post about it:
There probably is a working metadata plugin for Dovecot:
this plugin seems to support annotatemore:
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